Concept and Reality in Early Buddhist Thought [Bhikkhu Nanananda] on Amazon .com. *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. This work focuses on two important. The title ‘Concept and Reality’ might be a poser to those acquainted with Western philosophy. It must be emphasized that this work does not subscribe to the. Books by Bhikkhu K. Ñāṇananda – Audios talks from and the book files for ” Concept and Reality” plus the Nibbana talk series “Mind Stilled”. The Main Site.

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Concept and Reality in Early Buddhist Thought by Bhikkhu Nanananda (1997, Hardcover)

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Best ofBooks, Links, Sites and Stuff. Bui Duc Minh is currently reading it Feb 22, I would recommend John Searle or Thomas Nagel.

Wm added it Dec 03, There is a ton of excellent material here, I downloaded this and was able to read it fine on a kindle, works pretty good. This penetrative study shed new light on the early Buddhist views on the psychology of perception, the conceptualizing process and its transcending.

Sign In Register Help Cart. The Heretic Sage is a series of interviews with Bhikkhu Yogananda. After entering the Buddhist order in he resided mostly in remote hermitages. Analayo’s books remind you of everything you’ve forgotten.

John Varner marked it as to-read Oct 23, Want to Read Currently Reading Read. Find it in a library. The Direct Path video by Kenneth Folk: Navigation Main page Recent changes Random page Help. Rob Burbea’s talks help to look into the concept of time and how the arising and passing away of experience is also not inherent and still conceptual.


His understanding of perception and relativity of shapes, sizes, and measurements and reactivity to them is masterful. He renounced his post in to enter the Order of Buddhist monks under the name Katukurunde Nyanananda in the forest monastic tradition of Sri Lanka. This has led to a detailed analysis and a re-appraisal of some of the most controversial suttas on Nibbana. Nature Why is it good? The association of these two eminent disciples of the Buddha in a teacher-pupil relationship for about two decades, heralded a new era in the propagation of Dhamma through instructive books on Buddhist Meditation.

Before his ordination, he was an assistant lecturer in Pali at the University of Peradeniya. Buddhism Buddhism in the West Buddhist modernism. Copious quotations from the Buddhist texts provide increased knowledge and new interpretations of obscure passages, and also render the work a substantial source book for Buddhist Philosophy.

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Eight Lectures on Yoga by Aleister Crowley This book on hypnosis seems off-topic but the tie-ins to meditation are deep. This page was last edited on 10 Octoberat Psi, I read Bhante G’s book on perception a few months back.

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Nyanananda gives an annotated translation of the sutta prologued by a humorously conceived parable of a magic show. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account.

While at Nissarana Vanaya, at the invitation of the Ven. All I’ve got for now.

MTCB did help especially with the emphasis on consistent noting and noting more detail. Since the English nanabanda have been made available in a 7-volume series titled Nibbana — The Mind Stilled. Mark as an Answer. The observations on concept and conceptualizing find special import in the context of modern semantic philosophy. One thing which I couldn’t overlook was the sense that he is quite elderly now and the book seems to be reflective of that perspective.


The book attempts to draw out the psychological and philosophical implications of the text, centered on a discussion of Paticcasamuppada as a golden mean which freely transcends the dualities of existence and non-existence and mind-and-matter.

Concept and reality – Ven Katukurunde Nanananda Thero

The discussion focuses upon two important but controversial terms found in the Buddha’s discourses: He received his school education from Mahinda CollegeGalle. He received his school education from Mahinda College, Galle. While at Nissarana Vanaya, at the invitation of the Ven. More options New search.

Amit rated it really liked it Apr 28, This often controversial set of talks were then distributed in cassettes among interested monastics and lay Buddhists. Anatta, Collected essaysby Nyanaponika Thera http: Olcott Helena Roerich J. Matara Sri Nanarama Mahathera. We are such Neurons Advanced Book Search Browse by Subject.

Practical Mysticism by Evelyn Underhill http: While this collection develops on his earlier works, the Nibbana sermons are presented with a more pragmatic outlook to benefit those who are keen on realizing this ultimate goal of Buddhist practice.

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